Stuck in Vermont

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100% Homegrown Vermont vlog about art, music, obsessions and outsiders, brought to you weekly by Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newsweekly. Join Eva Sollberger as she takes you all over Vermont - to art galleries, fairs, circuses, dance parties, up in hot air balloons, around town in cabs and to the theater in this weekly vlog. New episodes air every Wednesday.

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Episodes of Stuck in Vermont

    • Cocktail Walk in Winooski [SIV405]

      6/11/15: Twice a month, cocktail lovers take a walk in either Burlington or Winooski. Stopping at 3 restaurants to sample Vermont made bitters and spirits which are artfully combined into different creations by the bartenders at each spot. During the two hour walk, there is time to meet the makers of the featured alcohol, sample some munchies and meet your local bartenders. Eva joined a Cocktail Walk in Winooski to sample drinks made from the spirits of Appalachian Gap Distillery and Urban Moo...

      • Release date
        Jul 15, 2015
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    • Fadhili & Faraja Achinda Graduate from CVUHS [SI...

      6/12/15: We met the Achindas back in January of 2013 when the family was reunited after being apart for 8 years. Robert Achinda is a political asylee originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Four of his oldest children enrolled in Champlain Valley Union High School upon arrival in Vermont. Twins Faraja and Fadhili (pronounced Fah-zhee-lee) made a big impression on the CVUHS community before graduating this month. Eva visits the Achindas at CVUHS in Hinesburg during exam week and j...

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        Jun 24, 2015
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    • Threads and Thresholds [SIV403]

      6/13/15: Threads and Thresholds is a new work directed and choreographed by Hannah Dennison in collaboration with visual artist Leslie Anderson and composer David Severance. Held in the tiny rooms of the historic Kent Museum in Calais, the installation piece incorporates dance, theatre, art and music. The show runs June 18-21 with previews June 16-17 and Eva got a sneak peak. This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and ...

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        Jun 17, 2015
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    • Montpelier Senior Activity Center Senior Prom [S...

      5/30/15: The Montpelier Senior Activity Center held its first "Senior Prom" last Saturday at the National Life Building. Eva talked to party goers at this multigenerational event about their prom memories. Music: Barbacoa, "Bikini Island" This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont Tourism.

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        Jun 10, 2015
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    • Bernie Sanders' Campaign Kickoff [SIV401]

      5/26/15: U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders officially launched his presidential campaign Tuesday at Burlington's Waterfront Park. National and local media flocked to cover the event and supporters numbered in the thousands. Eva talked to attendees at the waterfront and in City Hall Park about what brought them out to hear Bernie speak. Music: Mango Jam, Nicole Nelson, "God Bless America," Bernie, We Shall Overcome, "This Land is Your Land," Recorded November 1987, Courtesy ...

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        Jun 4, 2015
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    • The Paper the Ps Built [SIV400]

      5/9/15: In celebration of the 400th episode of Stuck in Vermont and the upcoming 20 year anniversary of Seven Days (the newspaper that makes SIV possible), Eva sat down with cofounders Pamela Polston and Paula Routly to find out how two performing artists became publishing titans. This week is also the Seven Days' Media Issue so be sure to check out other stories about Vermont's media landscape. We'll post a more extensive video history of Seven Days in September, the month the paper was born ...

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        May 27, 2015
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    • Bloom-Time Festival at the Hort Farm [SIV399]

      5/16/15: The 20th Annual Bloom-Time Festival and Open House was held at UVM's Horticulture Research and Education Center in South Burlington on Saturday. Organized by the Friends of the Horticultural Farm, visitors toured the the blooming lilacs, crab apple trees and magnolias. Music: The Swing Peepers, ReArranged This episode of Stuck in Vermont was made possible by Hotel Vermont and Vermont Tourism. ht...

      • Release date
        May 20, 2015
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    • Waking Windows 5 [SIV398]

      5/1/15-5/3/15: The 5th Annual Waking Windows music festival dominated downtown Winooski over the weekend and attracted about 5,000 people. About 150 bands, DJs and performers were spread out between 12 venues, all of them close to the rotary. Eva spent 3 days at the festival and still only managed to catch about 26 acts - out of 150. Sunburnt, exhausted and inspired, she decided this is what being stuck in Vermont is all about. Music: Kelly Ravin and the Cigarette...

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        May 6, 2015
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    • Seth Rogen Returns to BTV [SIV397]

      4/25/15: Seth Rogen and his wife Lauren Miller Rogen returned to Burlington on Saturday to represent Hilarity for Charity, a non-profit they started in 2011 to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Association. Both actors have deeply personal ties to this disease, Lauren Miller Rogen’s mother was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s at the age of 55. Last year the Rogens started HFC U, a fundraising contest involving college students which raised $130,000 in 2014. UVM’s Pi Kappa Alpha was the top...

      • Release date
        Apr 29, 2015
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    • Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home on Broadway [SIV396]

      4/17/15: Vermont cartoonist Alison Bechdel published her graphic novel Fun Home in 2006. The best-selling book told the tale of the author’s tumultuous childhood in rural Pennsylvania and the complex events that lead to the tragic death of her closeted father. In 2013, a musical adaptation of Fun Home was mounted at The Public Theater in New York with book and lyrics by Lisa Kron and music by Jeanine Tesori. In March, Fun Home moved to Circle in the Square Theatre and opened to rave reviews on...

      • Release date
        Apr 22, 2015
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